Welcome to the Manteno Community Unit School District No. 5 website. The district is located in Manteno, IL on Interstate 57 approximately 50 miles south of Chicago. The district is made up of 3 schools, educating over 2200 students in pre-school through grade 12.
The mission of the Manteno Public Schools is to provide all students with a safe environment for quality life-long educational experiences. These experiences shall nurture one's academic, social, emotional and physical needs, enabling them to be productive members of society.
FOIA requests may be submitted to the FOIA officer, Nancy Kaufman, at the District Office in person during regular office hours, by mail/courier service or by email to FOIA@manteno5.org. It is recommended that requests be sent "Return Receipt Requested" to verify the request was received. Appropriate fees/charges may be assessed as allowed under Section 6 of Public Act 96-542.